Saxton has held leading positions across the construction and facilities management industry including chief executive at Morris and Spottiswood and managing director of Morgan Sindall’s regional construction division. At Morgan Sindall he was responsible for seven of the company’s construction brands, during which time he led the merger of these brands into a new national construction brand, Bluestone, becoming its managing director.
Vivark provides facilities management, repairs and maintenance and refurbishment services to companies across the North West. The company operates as a social enterprise, putting profits back into services and creating opportunities for the communities it works in, with this being recognised with a Social Enterprise ‘Rising Star’ award in its first year.
“Having worked in the industry for many years, I am looking forward to using my experience to support Vivark in driving forward its business growth plans. I am excited about this opportunity to give something back to a business that will deliver real social value as it delivers it services.”
Tony Cahill, executive director of commercial services at Vivark said:
“We are delighted to have Chris join the Vivark board. His skills and extensive knowledge of the FM and construction sectors will be a key asset in supporting the business through a planned period of strong growth.”